About Us

Island Shack is an authentic West Indian restaurant, specializing in traditional Caribbean cuisine.

Island Shack is a Caribbean Restaurant Created and inspired with the intent to make customers feel the warmth and comfort of the islands. Influenced by the sweet nostalgic feeling one gets when amongst their people, food and music.

Island Shack is your home away from home, designed and created to keep the island vibes and make customers feel like they’re eating a dish granny cooked with "ah lil bit of dis” and “ah lil bit of dat”, using all traditional spices, fresh seasonings and techniques to create the most mouth-watering, feel-good dishes.

Coming from humble beginnings Island Shack is the passion of West Indian natives who wish to share a piece of their culture with others and introduce the hidden secrets of authentic, non-gentrified Caribbean cuisine.

With an emphasis on traditional meals, drinks and vibes, Island Shack aims to tantalize your senses and tease your appetite with loads of full flavors and plenty plenty love.

Our History


The Hills of Trinidad & Tobago

An old couple relaxes on a bench after a long day at their garden.


The Shores of Curacao

Two friends proudly show their catch on the shores of Curacao.

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Our menu contains our full ingredient list for all your favorite dishes.

To ensure compliance with the “Key to NYC Pass” initiative Island Shack requires all indoor dining guests show proof of at least one COVID-19 vaccination shot. Acceptable proof of vaccination includes a CDC Vaccination Record Card, NYS Excelsior Pass, or NYC COVID Safe App.